[Deadline Extended] 2022 Fall GSAS Professional Experience (GPE) Fellowship Applications

Deadlines for the following 2022 Spring GSAS Professional Experience (GPE) Fellowship positions have been extended until Sunday, July 17 at 11:59pm. The details and link to apply via the Yale Career Link for each position are available in the associated links (Fellowship name – Host office). Read about each fellowship below in the embedded links and apply for positions by clicking the “Apply Now” button.

Spring 2022 GPE Open Positions (Deadline July 17, 2022)

The details and link to apply in Career Link for each position are available in the associated links (Fellowship name – Host office):

  1. Professional Development Fellow in Media Relations – Office of Public Affairs & Communications
  2. Strategic Communications Fellow – European Studies Council
  3. Natural Carbon Capture Fellow – Yale Environmental Leadership & Training Initiative, (ELTI)
  4. Knowledge Management Fellow – Yale Environmental Leadership & Training Initiative (ELTI)
  5. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Fellow – Yale Ciencia Academy (YCA)
  6. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Fellow – Yale Program to Advance Training in Health and Sciences (PATHS)
  7. Development Fellow in Storytelling and Media – Office of Public Affairs & Communications
  8. Data Management and Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Fellow – Yale Environmental Leadership & Training Initiative (ELTI)
  9. Diversity, Equity, inclusion and Belonging (DEIB) Initiatives Fellow – OISS

If you experience trouble submitting your application through Yale Career Link, please directly send your application (resume and cover letter) to us at Chelsea Xu and Zenan Wang

Hear From Past GPE Mentors & Fellows

Five pairs of our GPE fellows and their host mentors took a moment to reflect on their experiences in a recent info session:

GPE Fellow Spotlight

Visit our GPE Fellow Spotlight Page and take a closer look at the project they worked on, the challenges they faced, ways they overcame those challenges, and the professional skills they acquired.

Application Timeline

  • July 17, 2022: Applications deadline (11:59pm ET)
  • July 17 –  August 15, 2022: Interview and award notification to selected fellows
  • August 22 – August 31, 2022: New fellows onboarding
  • September 1, 2022: Suggested fellowship start date

Fellowship Terms

  • Eligibility:  Fellows must be currently matriculated, Yale doctoral students in years 1-6* of their studies during the fellowship.
  • Term:  Fellows work at a Yale host organization under the guidance of the host mentor for 5-7 hours per week over the course of 13-15 weeks during the 2022 Fall term.
  • Stipend:  Fellows receive $1,500 for 2022 Fall Term fellowships.
  • International students should consult with your OISS advisor to confirm eligibility.
  • Students may apply to more than one fellowship position but can only accept one position. Required application documents are (1) a resume (not an academic CV) and (2) a personalized cover letter.

Please note:  The GPE Fellowship does not count towards the fulfillment of your teaching requirement.  For more information on teaching requirements, please see the GSAS website.

7th-year students with COVID-related funding extensions from GSAS are eligible to apply.

Contact McDougal Fellow Zenan Wang or Chelsea Xu with any questions about eligibility, the application, or fellowship terms.

By Chelsea Xu
Chelsea Xu McDougal Career Fellow